Translation of "suit" - English-Italian dictionary


noun /suːt/ us /sut/

A2 a jacket and trousers or a jacket and skirt that are made from the same material

abito completo, tailleur
She wore a dark blue suit. Indossava un tailleur blu scuro.

a set of clothes or a piece of clothing to be worn in a particular situation or while doing a particular activity

a protective suit una tuta protettiva
a diving suit una muta subacquea

one of the four types of card in a set of playing cards, each having a different shape printed on it

The four suits in a pack of cards are hearts, spades, clubs, and diamonds. I quattro semi in un mazzo di carte sono cuori, picche, fiori e quadri.
follow suit

to do the same as someone else has just done

seguire l’esempio
If other shops lower their prices, we will have to follow suit. Se altri negozi abbasserano i prezzi, dovremo fare lo stesso.
verb /suːt/ us /sut/

to make someone look more attractive

donare a
Green really suits you. Il verde ti dona veramente.

to be acceptable or right for someone

andare bene a
It would suit me better if we left a bit earlier. Per me andrebbe meglio poter partire un po’ prima.

(Translation of “suit” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)